our streak of consecutive high days with a high of 89. we didn't quite get there in chicago, 99 was the high. almost to 100. and today probably a couple degrees cooler. minneapoli minneapolis, you're 96 and much cooler today. we've got a dip in the jet stream to the north, that's why minnesota, the dakotas, wisconsin, your heat wave is over with. but it's peaking with the humidity in the midatlantic, up into new england, and it won't be probably until saturday night or sunday when the next cold front will come through and cool off new england. so the worst of it, everywhere in orange is under an excessive heat warning. that's where you check on the elderly, the kids, you don't want to spend a lot of time outside today. kansas city, st. louis, all of indiana, all of iowa, and most of michigan, too, all of kentucky, and right along the midatlantic. from everywhere from about north carolina right up i-95 into boston we're under those heat warnings. as you walk outside this morning, you'll notice the temperatures are very warm.